|President of the Liberal Party of Canada 18|
|Assumed office |
|Preceded by||Anna Gainey|
|Vice President (English) of the Liberal Party of Canada|
24 August 2016 – 28 September 2016
|Born||Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada|
|Residence(s)||Toronto, Ontario, Canada|
|Alma mater||Mount Allison University|
Suzanne Cowan is a native of Halifax. Cowan's father is Jim Cowan, a retired Liberal senator. Cowan received degrees from Mount Allison University and Université de Strasbourg in Strasbourg, France.
Cowan became the president of the Liberal Party of Canada in April 2018 after running unopposed. Prior to being president, she served as vice president from 2016 to 2018, and as a senior advisor to Justin Trudeau from 2012 to 2015. In 2014, whilst Cowan was senior advisor to Trudeau, Trudeau had removed her father James and his fellow Liberal Senators from the Liberal caucus.
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